1Course Overview

Heritage Interior Design Level 3

Course code: ABC941

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Do you wish to pursue a career as an interior designer with a specialist interest in heritage style? Then now is the perfect time to learn those all-important skills and knowledge you need to achieve your dream job.

This course will enable you to:

  • Discover the history of interior design from the ancient past to present day
  • Learn the importance of conservation, tradition, decoration and style
  • Understand what to look for when working with heritage buildings
  • Consider what may or may not be appropriate in this environment
  • Develop an insight into laws, floor plans and planning acts
  • Identify various factors in history that have been an influence and had impact on heritage interior design
  • Create a heritage project bringing, by using information learnt and your own research

The course will allow you to study when and where you want, at your own pace. All coursework can be submitted by either post or email making it easier and hassle-free.

All of the materials will be sent to you by post or email, so it couldn’t be easier. Our experienced and friendly tutors are always a click away by email, giving you advice and helping you through your course.

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2Course Content
Unit 1: The Brief History of Interior Design
  • Define interior design  
  • History and its importance
  • Brief timeline
  • Advantages and disadvantages of ancient interior design
Unit 2: Heritage design basics including wall, floor and window treatments
  • Conservation
  • Various wall and floor treatments found in each era
  • Window treatments  
  • Tradition
Unit 3: The challenges of working with heritage and listed interiors
  • Keeping and changing heritage buildings
  • Appropriate designs
  • Not appropriate designs
  • Challenges
Unit 4: The law, the local government and other considerations
  • Various floor plans
  • Local government
  • Law
  • Modern and heritage project planning
Unit 5: The influence of socioeconomic and technological factors on historical interior design
  • Technological factors
  • Environmental aesthetics
  • Sociological considerations
  • Environment pollution
Unit 6: The Research Project -Design in historical context
  • Choosing a historical era
  • Choosing aspects of interior design
  • Legal and planning consent
  • Challenges
3Other Information
Assessment

This course is assessed by a series of assignments, which are submitted to your tutor for marking. No external examination is required.

Course Duration

This course will take you 12 months to complete.

Study Method

This course will allow you to work at home or at work. All materials for the course will be received by post or email. You will also get tutor support by email.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (This lists details of all the units you have completed as part of your course).

The course itself has been designed by Open Study College to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements. The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. This means Open Study College have undergone external quality checks to ensure that the organisation and the courses’ it offers meet a high standard. Regular reviews of our courses are carried out as part of the endorsement process.

The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification, but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards your Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.

The course depth and study has been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual.

ABC Awards are a national awarding organisation that have years of experience in developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. They have a comprehensive portfolio of over 650 Ofqual regulated qualifications on the national Qualifications and Credit framework (QCF) for all ages and abilities post-14.

4Q&As

Course Questions & Answers

What skills are needed to enrol in this course?

You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol onto this course. You should be willing to undertake practical research into the heritage interior design by using the internet and other resources such as books and magazines.

Is there a time limit for the completion of this course?

You may start at any time and have a full year to complete your studies. It is truly flexible and is designed to be adaptable around your lifestyle and other commitments.

What is included in the cost of my course?
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • FREE CV writing service
  • *Comprehensive study guide
  • *Exclusive Open Study College Pen
  • *Student study planner
  • *Three colour highlighter
  • *Student notebook
  • *Document wallet*
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  • Not included with the online study option
How do I get my work assessed?

You will send your work to your personal course tutor for them to mark and return to you. On successful completion of the course you will be awarded your Heritage Interior Design Certification.

What happens if I lose my course pack?

We offer a course replacement service which ensures that, if your course pack is lost or damaged throughout the duration of your studies, we can issue you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee. This is available by calling our Student Support team on 03300 563100.

What do i do if i still have questions?

For further information please contact us.

5Reviews

The course is interesting

The course is interesting and I have enjoyed doing all the research for the first assignment. I am now writing the assignment and will probably send it next week. 

- Margaret Richer
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